CAPACITY (m³)230,500
NUMBER OF TANKS44
NUMBER OF JETTIES2
MAXIMUM DRAFT (m)12

PetroAmerica Terminal, S.A. (“PATSA”) is strategically located on the Pacific entrance of the Panama Canal, with a wide range of refined products storage. PATSA plays a significant role in supplying domestic and international markets and  is a highly regarded regional terminal company with an excellent operating track record.


  • Terminal name PATSA
  • Port Puerto Vasco Nuñez de Balboa, Panama
  • Administration Office Address
    Calle Broberg
    Albrook Office Center, 4th Floor, Office 11
    Albrook, Ancon
    Panama
  • Mailing Address
    0823-01460
    Panama City
    Panama
    Rep of Panama
  • Port Facility
    Puerto Vasco Nuñez de Balboa
    Building 59
    Veracruz, Arraijan
    Panama
  • Tel 507-316-4000

Terminal specification

Tank capacity
Tank capacity
230,500 m³
Number of tanks
44
Type tank
Mild steel
Yes
Mild steel coated
Yes
Stainless steel
Yes
Concrete
Yes
Sphere
No
Accessibility
Seagoing vessel>180m
Yes
Coaster
Yes
Barge
Yes
Road
Yes
Rail
No
Pipeline to other sites
No
Jetties
Number of jetties
2
Number of berths
4
Maximum draft*
12m
Maximum length
228m
Maximum width
33m

* For information only. Contact local port authority for detailed information.

Product scope

Minerals
Crude
No
Crude (light)
No
Gasoline
Yes
Jetfuel
Yes
Kerosene
No
Naphtha
No
Gasoil
Yes
Diesel
Yes
LPG
No
LPG (n-butane, iso-butane)
No
Fuel oil
Yes
VGO
Yes
Chemicals
Petrochemicals
No
Acids
No
Base
No
Solvents
No
Lubricants
No
Alcohols
No
Alcohols (ethanol)
No
Vegoils
Palm oil
No
Soy oil
No
Molasse
No
Oleochemical
No
Methylesters
No
The above stated product list is an indication, however not exclusive.

PATSA news and media

PATSA Petroamerica Terminal
Video
27th February 2017
PATSA, Panama